Rectangular piece

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

55 x 102 cm (21 5/8 x 40 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

42.404

Medium or Technique

Linen with polychrome wool embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep cream colored linen ground with symmetrically arranged border design of slender stems forming ogives and ovals and bearing flowers and leaves of many kinds; worked with polychrome wools in chain stitch.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund and Anonymous Contribution